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610 S Jackson St, Seattle, WA 98104-2911
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
12 Nov 2017
“Fantastic Experience”
18 Jan 2017
“Really good atmosphere, fine bar, and satisfying food”
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610 S Jackson St, Seattle, WA 98104-2911
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

I visited KANAME with my elderly parents who were trying Japanese food for the first time. Their staff was excellent. Our waitress was very patient with them, carefully describing each dish so they could select something they would enjoy. We found the atmosphere super relaxing...More

Thank Sunie9
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a great incarnation of the izakaya spirit! A warm refuge on a cold Seattle night in winter. Welcoming service, full and flavorful menu, inspiring bar for shochu as well as American spirits. And the ever-estimable Murray Stenson at the bar some nights -...More

Thank SeattleRoamer
Reviewed 19 November 2016

I come here for their happy hour. Great price for good selection of happy hour food. They never disappoint.

Thank nlance2016
Reviewed 7 October 2016

This Japanese restaurant if OK. Quite frankly, it is nothing special but the food is fine. What makes this place special is Murray Stenson, the bartender. He is thought of as the best bartender in Seattle and nationally known. So come and have him mix...More

Thank Edmund1020
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Great little out of the way place with fabulous service, courteous & attentive staff and a great selection of authentic Japanese cuisine. Located in the historic International District of Seattle, I highly recommend it!

Thank Carlos S
Reviewed 18 June 2016

If you don't know about Kaname Japanese restaurant, you would walk right past it. It is the kind of place you always like to eat at, it's not fancy and they have the waiters dressed in all the same outfits. But what you'll find if...More

Thank SeattleTef
Reviewed 13 June 2016

We were there for happy hour and had a tasting of many different appetizers. The food was brought out in waves allowing us to enjoy each selection.

Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Excellent traditional Japanese food. No reservation was required this Sunday evening. Service was good and food was hot. Obviously a local spot. Will return.

Thank Royce F
Reviewed 17 February 2016

The agedashi tofu is the best we've found in Seattle. Excellent sauce and perfectly cooked! We were so disappointed there was no gyoza on our last visit because it's also especially tasty and traditional. Sushi is good, but it's not the main reason we go...More

Thank GordyJ59
Reviewed 11 March 2015

We tried this restaurant one evening when we got bumped out of our first choice. We joked that it would be funny if our food was as good or better than the sushi place we were supposed to be at. And surprise! our food was...More

Thank James V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 610 S Jackson St, Seattle, WA 98104-2911
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 682-1828
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